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As medical offices, dental practices and hospitals shift to a paperless platform, the highly talented employees of NextGen Healthcare are helping to guide the way. We’re dedicated to improving patient care and reducing healthcare costs by providing innovative and award-winning technology systems and services as well as the highest standard of client satisfaction. Our extraordinary success has been built upon nearly 40 years pioneering the field of health information technology, and we are honored to have been recognized by numerous third-parties along the way. We have been ranked on Forbes list of America’s 100 Best Small Companies for 12 consecutive years, and, for the past three, garnered a prestigious spot on its list of America’s Fastest-growing Tech Companies alongside leading, Silicon Valley tech giants.

It’s an exciting time to join our dynamic team. If you are passionate about making a meaningful difference within the fast-growing and challenging environment of an industry leader, opportunities abound.



POSITION: Vice President, Software Quality Assurance & Test Engineering for NextGen Healthcare (NextGen) India. Also known by the Parent Company name “Quality Systems, Inc.” (QSI), NextGen is a large, market leading provider of healthcare information technology software and services.


Quality Systems, Inc. is publicly traded on the NASDAQ under the symbol QSII. In August 2017, it celebrated 35th year of NASDAQ listing by bringing valued employees, at various levels in the organization, to join the CEO in ringing the closing bell. The company enjoys annual revenues of more than $510 million and employs approximately 3,000 in both the US and in India. The company has been profitable for each of the last fifteen years and has a strong balance sheet with more than $235 million liquidity as of 2017 financial year ending.


The ideal candidate will be, first and foremost, a person that typifies strong personal integrity and places significant value on his/her specific business responsive contributions and upgraded information technology tools, methods and processes. Furthermore, the VP QA & TE will be a business executive who can align the Test Engineering and QA function with both the leading concepts emerging in the industry as well as the company’s strategic direction. He/she will possess outstanding interpersonal skills, significant executive maturity and the intellectual agility to prioritize and make decisions. The candidate will be an optimistic, high-energy, self-confident and empowering leader who can thrive in an ever-changing, environment. Strong technical, business and financial skills are expected, and an optimistic personal orientation is critical. Additional characteristics we seek in the selected candidate will include the following:

·       Significant experience (10+ years) in progressively responsible positions in software quality assurance, Build and Release, software engineering/product development, Dev-Ops/Tech-Ops with at least 5 years within an enterprise software company with strong leadership experience as a hands-on technologist in a large, complex, fast paced and dynamic company.

·       Experience in building & transforming QA teams and designing or redesigning QA, Testing and Test Automation related processes in a very complex environment that is constantly evolving; applying best practices which produce enhanced operating results.

·       Experience with quality methodologies including strong opinions on optimal ways to develop and execute regression, integration, exploratory and end-to end testing.

·       Hands-on experience implementing test automation; knowledge of automated testing architectures, tools and processes. Familiarity with Selenium and Performance Center toolset is strongly desired as well as other automation and performance tools and frameworks.

·       Demonstrated experience in release test planning, test case management, software defect analysis.

·       Well-developed knowledge and experience with test automation frameworks and tools as well as code coverage tools to measure automation effectiveness.

·       Knowledge of emerging software development and project management processes and execution methodologies including Agile and experience in continuous integration.

·       Proficiency in a wide variety of enterprise software, cloud service, application technologies, programming languages and relevant frameworks.

·       Proficiency in web development including .NET, HTTP, REST, APIs, especially in enterprise software with scale.

·       Proficiency in large data sets, SQL databases, and in optimizing database access.

·       Experience with integrating application components across technology stacks and platforms.

·       Experience working with globally distributed teams.



While it is not expected that the VP QA will be “hands-on”, the company currently has the following technology components in production – most of which should be familiar to the VP QA in order to engage in constructive dialog with the engineering leadership.

·       Systems: Windows, .NET legacy, Multi-tenant three-tier SaaS.

·       Languages: .NET (VB/C#), ASP, Java, HTML5, Various others.

·       DBMS: MS SQL/Server, PostgreSQL, Oracle, NoSQL mongoDB.

·       Tools: Selenium, Performance Center, Proserve, Jira, Visual Studio, others.

·       Other: Amazon Web Services


        NOTE:  Please contact Vidya (ntalasil@nextgen.com ) / Naveen (nkumar@nextgen.com ) for the complete JD.

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